• Cuomo: NY police to crack down on impaired driving

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Police across New York state will be stepping up their enforcement over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that State Police and local authorities will increase patrols to crack down on impaired and distracted drivers. The...

  • Iran says Djibouti turned away aid plane for Yemeni refugees

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian state television is reporting that authorities in Djibouti have turned away aid plane for Yemeni refugees there. The report said the plane returned safely Saturday to Iran and that authorities hoped to make arrangements to allow the plane to land in the...

  • Islamic State group radio claims Saudi mosque suicide attack

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia, warning that more "black days" loom ahead in a direct challenge to the rulers of the Sunni kingdom. Friday's attack was the kingdom's deadliest militant assault since...

  • German woman, 65, gives birth to quadruplets

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    BERLIN (AP) — A 65-year-old teacher from Berlin has given birth to quadruplets after a pregnancy that was widely criticized by medical professionals because of her age, RTL television said Saturday. Annegret Raunigk, gave birth to a girl — Neeta — and three boys — Dries, Bence and...

  • Final preparations begin for Eurovision Song Contest

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    VIENNA (AP) — Everything appears to be running according to plan ahead of this year's Eurovision Song Contest — except for the weather. As organizers test stage installations and make other final preparations for Saturday's event, cold and rain are gripping Vienna. That will reduce...

  • Memorial Day DUI Enforcement underway in Colorado

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    DENVER (AP) — Law enforcement officers across Colorado are out in force this weekend looking for people who are driving while impaired. The stepped-up patrols will continue through Tuesday, citing and arresting drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The launch of the...

  • Goldschmidt's clutch HR, Ahmed's hit gives Arizona win

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    PHOENIX (AP) — Heroics are expected from Paul Goldschmidt. From Nick Ahmed, not so much. Both had their moments in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs in 13 innings on Friday night. Goldschmidt tied it with a two-out, two-run homer in the 10th inning and Ahmed...

  • Cubs fall to Diamondbacks in 13 innings on Ahmed's hit

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Chicago Cubs seemed headed for their ninth victory in 11 games. RBI singles by Kris Bryant and Starlin Castro gave the Cubs a two-run lead in the 10th inning. Closer Hector Rondon came on to finish it out. Then, thanks to Paul Goldschmidt, the lead disappeared and...

  • Sliver of Clinton emails hint at lingering political trouble

    Published: Sat, May 23, 2015

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received information on her private email account about the deadly attack on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi that was later classified "secret" at the request of the FBI, underscoring lingering questions about...

  • A closer look at Clinton email censored prior to its release

    Published: Sat, May 23, 2015

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the several hundred Hillary Rodham Clinton emails released Friday is a message, sent to the then-secretary of state, that the FBI asked be redacted before it was made public. The email, sent to Clinton on Nov. 18, 2012, originated with Bill Roebuck, then...

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